The short documentary BEYLE: The Artist and Her Legacy tells the story of artist and activist Beyle Schaechter-Gottesmans rich life through archival recordings along with newly recorded oral history interviewsin both English and Yiddishwith family, friends, and colleagues. Raised in Czernowitz, Holocaust survivor Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman became a central figure in a vibrant Yiddish community in the Bronx. Her creative output spanned seven decades, multiple continents, and various mediums. Beyle, named a 2005 National Heritage Fellow, dedicated her life to preserving and spreading Yiddish through a community of scholars, artists, and Yiddish enthusiasts. |
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This event is part of Yidstock 2022: The Festival of New Yiddish Music.
YIDSTOCK 2022 is sponsored by WAMC Northeast Public Radio.
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